This data privacy statement is provided in English for your convenience. Please be aware that in case of a dispute or discrepancy between the German Statement and this translation, the German version shall prevail.
Please read the following privacy statement carefully. When you use any service or website from WMIT Services & Consulting (haftungsbeschränkt) you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agree to be bound by these terms.
WMIT respects your privacy and understands the importance of protecting your personal information. We will only collect data we need to fulfill your requests and our legitimate business objectives. We will never send you marketing materials without your consent, and we will never share your personal information with third parties that are not bound by our privacy statement unless you allow us to do so.
Personal data or information is details about personal or material circumstances of a given or identifiable natural person (the person concerned). Collecting means in this respect the provision of data by the person concerned himself. Information processing means the saving, deleting, editing, blocking and forwarding of data. Use means any other kind of usage of personal data not covered by processing. WMIT Services & Consulting (haftungsbeschränkt) is entitled in accordance with the applicable statutory regulations to issue information to law enforcement authorities and courts for the purpose of prosecution.
Personal data is information that may be used to contact you on-line or off-line. This data is necessary to establish or change change the contractual relationship between WMIT and the customer (or potential customer). It includes among other things the name, address, data of birth, telephone number and e-mail address.
The regulation in § 29 of the German Data Protection Act (BDSG) allows the commercial collection, storage or amendment of personal data for the purpose of forwarding in particular in relation to activity with credit agencies (par. 6). WMIT Services & Consulting (haftungsbeschränkt) is obliged to provide such credit agencies with the necessary data.
Non-Personal information and Cookies
Non-personal information, alone, cannot be used to identify or contact you. WMIT collects non-personal data about your use of our online and mobile products and services both on our website and software usage (on PC, mobile and other platforms).
WMIT Services & Consulting (haftungsbeschränkt) may collect certain non-personal demographic information including gender, zip code, information about your computer, hardware, software, platform, media, and mobile device. We also collect other non-personal information such as feature usage, and click paths as well as other data that you may provide in surveys, via your account preferences and online profiles or through purchases, for instance.
Website tracking – Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computers and allow an analysis of the use of the website. The information produced by the cookie on your use of this website will be transmitted to and stored on a Google server in the USA. On this website IP anonymisation has been activated, i.e. your IP address will shortened beforehand within member states of the European Union or in other states signed up to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the USA, where it will be shortened. Google will use this information to analyze your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activities and perform further services related to the use of the website and internet for the website operator. The IP address transmitted from your browser by Google Analytics will not be combined with other data by Google. You may prevent cookies from being stored with an appropriate setting in your browser software; we point out, however, that in this case you will not have full use of all of the functions on this website. You may also prevent data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) being collected and processed by Google by downloading and installing the browser plugin available at the following link:[http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout?hl=en]
Version 2.0.0 | 6/20/2014